In this story on the for-profit charter issue in Arizona Ed Week’s usually reliable Robelen falls prey to an undisclosed conflict of interest. He quotes Center For Education Reform’s Jeanne Allen as an expert on the issue, and giving favorable quotes for the for-profit providers, without noting that she also has ties to an organization representing for-profit providers. She’s not just an observer or analyst, she’s a playa’!
This Ed Week story from last year has the backstory. Another victory for transparency in the education debate!